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Monika Höfler, Photographer, Munich
Living in East Greenland
Two towns and seven villages lie dotted along a 2600-kilometer stretch of coast flanked by icebergs and the Arctic Sea. I recorded the Larsens family’s daily life in Tiniteqiláq village, which even has a streetlamp.
These charming porkers are the sole inhabitants of the Bahamian island Big Major Cay. Popularly known as “Pig Beach”, the island attracts throngs of tourists who come here to pet and feed the swimming piggies.
Denmark, a skiers’ paradise? Yes, but without the snow and only on top of a biomass power plant in Copenhagen harbor. The Copenhill Mountain Activity Centre’s plastic piste, designed by the famous Bjarke Ingles Group (BIG), is 85 meters high and 500 meters long.